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Ireland's budget 2022

legislation type Legislative
Passed in 2021
The 2022 budget notably contains a line on slashing public transport fares, rolled-out in from April 2022. 

It also increases the carbon tax from €33.50 to €41 per tonne. The revenue will help upgrade energy systems in housing.

The vehicle registration tax is also increased using a progressive scale based on emissions (bands). The 5000 euro subsidy to the purchase of new electric vehicles is extended to the end of 2023.


from the Grantham Research Institute
from the Grantham Research Institute
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